Butterworth police seek relatives of dead men



Butterworth police are investigating the deaths of three men.

Police in Butterworth said on Tuesday they were looking for the relatives of a man killed after being hit by a bus last week and another found dead on a street on New Year’s day.

Police said they had opened a case of culpable homicide in the matter of the first victim, believed to be aged 40, who was allegedly hit by a bus on the N2 highway.

Investigations were ongoing in the case of the second man, also believed to be in his 40s, who had no visible injuries.

In a third incident, Butterworth police were investigating the murder of a man stabbed to death earlier on Tuesday.

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